National Grid sells off further 20% of Britain’s gas Network

The deal will see a Macquarie-led consortium secure 80% ownership of National Gas

Potential takeover of UK gas grid ‘raises concerns’

Australian banking firm Macquarie could reportedly take full control of the UK’s gas grid in a £3 billion deal

Hydrogen on the horizon: NGN and Cadent gear up for village trial

The gas companies have submitted proposals for a hydrogen heating village trial to convert a large village to hydrogen or an alternative heating solution instead of natural gas

National Gas leaves National Grid

National Gas has left National Grid to forge its own path – after its sale was approved to two buyers

Uniper sells its stake in UK-Netherlands gas interconnector for €75m

Spanish energy company Enagas has bought Uniper’s 20% stake in the natural gas interconnector

Britain sends warships to protect North Sea underwater oil and gas pipelines

Two ships have been deployed amid fears that pipelines face a risk of further attacks

Second part of National Grid’s gas emergency exercise takes place today

The exercise aims to test the management of an emerging gas supply shortage

Child dies after major gas explosion in London

Merton Council has urged people to avoid the area where the explosion occurred in Thornton Heath near Croydon

Gas mains and pipes did not cause the Birmingham house explosion, says Cadent

There will be an excavation of the house to allow emergency services to continue their investigation into the causes of the incident

EU faces legal action over plans to fast-track gas infrastructure projects

ClientEarth, Friends of the Earth Europe, Food & Water Action Europe and CEE Bankwatch Network believe the EU Commission has given ‘these climate-destructive projects VIP status, in contradiction of its legal obligations’